On April 12 1994, Father Vallmojo from Spain was killed in Nyinawimana. Father Vallmojo was an eye witness of multiple murders committed by RPF soldiers against his parishioners.
On October 17, 1994, Father Claud Smard was assassinated following his protest against abductions and killings of people from his parish.
On January 4, 1997, United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) observers from Britain and Cambodia were slaughtered in Ruhengeri. They were eye witnesses to Hutu civilian massacres in Musanze sector but also in Kinigi, Gatonde and Cyabingo communes.
On January 18, 1997, three Spanish employees of Medecins du Monde were executed in Kagenke, Ruhengeri. They were killed together with hundreds of Hutu civilians in a camp of internally displaced people.
On February 2, 1977, Father Guy Pinard from Canada was assassinated in Kinigi, Ruhengeri. Father Pinard was killed inside the church during a mass celebration in front of his parishioners. Father Guy Pinard had witnessed multiple murders at the hands of Kagame's death squads.